1-1/2 c. Sugar,
2 Tbsp corn syrup,
6 egg whites,
1.In a heat proof bowl of an electric mixer, mix all ingredients (except vanilla) and place the bowl over a saucepan of simmering water.
2.Whisk the mixture until it reaches 160 degrees using a candy or instant read thermometer.
3.Transfer the mixing bowl to your mixer, and with the whisk attachment, beat on high until stiff, glossy peaks form (about 6 minutes).
4.Whip in the vanilla. Frost cake immediately.